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what does "gvm" stand for in an mri report?

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Dr. Frank Welte
16 years experience Radiology
Some possibilities..: GVM is not a common radiology report abbreviation. GVM may stand for Glomuvenous malformations (vascular lesions in the skin). More here: http://tinyurl.com/ox8zvwt http://tinyurl.com/odplbqm GVM could also stand for the MRI manufacturer (GVM in Italy) or could be a typo (radiologists often use voice recognition software), in which case it could mean gadolinium, an IV contrast agent used in MRI.
Answered on Apr 9, 2015

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